Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for OOP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OOP over the 6 months to 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 114 118
Rank change year-on-year -7 +4 -8
Contract jobs citing OOP 11 2 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.51% 0.100% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.12% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 11
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £381 £344 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.91% +14.58% +17.65%
10th Percentile £274 £319 £213
90th Percentile £441 £373 £425
South East median daily rate £389 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +7.24% +3.57% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £43.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year +2.86% -2.78% +5.88%

OOP is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1759 1690 2036
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 82.08% 84.21% 80.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 819 917 1053
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.11% +5.71%
10th Percentile £255 £255 £250
90th Percentile £544 £525 £500
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 40 50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.50 £14.68 £21.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.44% -31.24% +40.64%
10th Percentile £11.06 £9.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £77.50 £55.50 £45.15
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +6.51%

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing OOP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Buckinghamshire

OOP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing OOP in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for OOP in Buckinghamshire

OOP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OOP in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OOP in Buckinghamshire

OOP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOP in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for OOP in Buckinghamshire

OOP
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 21 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -9 10 £388 +12.73%
OOP
South East

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OOP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for OOP.

1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) OO
3 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 8 (72.73%) TDD
3 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
3 8 (72.73%) BDD
4 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (63.64%) Windows
5 6 (54.55%) Android
5 6 (54.55%) Retail
5 6 (54.55%) Ruby
5 6 (54.55%) Apple iOS
5 6 (54.55%) Open Source
6 5 (45.45%) Confluence
6 5 (45.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (45.45%) Redis
6 5 (45.45%) Functional Testing
6 5 (45.45%) Bitbucket
6 5 (45.45%) WebDriver
6 5 (45.45%) Calabash
6 5 (45.45%) Docker
6 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (45.45%) Appium
6 5 (45.45%) Apple Swift
6 5 (45.45%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (45.45%) Degree
6 5 (45.45%) JIRA
6 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
6 5 (45.45%) Selenium

OOP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (45.45%) Confluence
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Redis
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Appium
1 5 (45.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (45.45%) Bitbucket
1 5 (45.45%) Calabash
1 5 (45.45%) JIRA
1 5 (45.45%) Selenium
1 5 (45.45%) WebDriver
2 2 (18.18%) TeamCity
3 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (54.55%) Retail
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) Banking
3 4 (36.36%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (18.18%) Automotive
4 2 (18.18%) German Language
5 1 (9.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Test Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation Architect
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Lead
5 1 (9.09%) AWS Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Azure Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Lead DevOps
5 1 (9.09%) PHP Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Test Automation Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Test Leader
5 1 (9.09%) Test Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
1 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (27.27%) jQuery
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (18.18%) Entity Framework
3 2 (18.18%) Fluent NHibernate
3 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
3 2 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) Java SE
4 1 (9.09%) JSON
4 1 (9.09%) REST
4 1 (9.09%) RESTful
4 1 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (9.09%) WCF
4 1 (9.09%) WinForms
4 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Android
2 6 (54.55%) Apple iOS
3 5 (45.45%) Mac OS X
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) OO
3 8 (72.73%) BDD
3 8 (72.73%) TDD
3 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
4 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (54.55%) Open Source
6 5 (45.45%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (45.45%) Functional Testing
7 4 (36.36%) DevOps
7 4 (36.36%) MVC
8 3 (27.27%) Domain-Driven Design
8 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (27.27%) Scrum
8 3 (27.27%) SOLID
8 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
9 2 (18.18%) API Design
9 2 (18.18%) B2C
9 2 (18.18%) Kanban
9 2 (18.18%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) Ruby
4 5 (45.45%) Apple Swift
4 5 (45.45%) C++
4 5 (45.45%) Java
5 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) TypeScript
6 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) Master's Degree
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft